Born or Married in 1955 Gifts
If you’re searching for a truly unique and memorable gift for someone born in 1955, look no further than Heads and Tails Jewellery! Our “Born in 1955 Gifts” collection features a stunning range of personalised jewellery pieces crafted from coins that were in circulation during that special year. Our collection is the perfect way to celebrate a milestone birthday, anniversary or any other special occasion.
What happened in 1955?
To inspire you, here are some fascinating historical facts from 1955:
- The UK saw the first-ever episode of “The Good Old Days” broadcast on the BBC, featuring live performances of traditional music hall acts.
- In the US, the first McDonald’s restaurant was opened in Illinois, starting a global fast-food phenomenon.
- Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay became the first people to successfully summit Mount Everest, the world’s tallest mountain.
- The Vietnam War officially began with the deployment of US military advisors to assist the South Vietnamese army.
- The popular children’s show “The Mickey Mouse Club” first aired on TV, introducing a generation of kids to the famous Disney mouse and his friends.
- The UK saw the introduction of the ten shilling note, a new denomination featuring a portrait of Queen Elizabeth II on the front and Britannia on the back.
In 1955, two coins were in circulation in the UK – the shilling and the sixpence. The shilling featured a portrait of Queen Elizabeth II on the obverse and a crowned lion on the reverse. The sixpence had the profile of the Queen on the obverse and a Tudor rose on the reverse.
At Heads and Tails Jewellery, we specialise in creating bespoke and personalised jewellery pieces from these very coins, making them into unique and meaningful keepsakes. Each piece of jewellery is expertly crafted by our skilled designers, ensuring that every detail is perfect. Whether you’re looking for a necklace, keyring, cufflinks or tie clips, our “Born in 1955 Gifts” collection offers a stunning range of options to choose from.
Our mission is to create high-quality, meaningful and one-of-a-kind pieces that will be treasured for years to come. Our “Born in 1955 Gifts” collection is no exception, offering a range of stunning coin jewellery pieces that are perfect for commemorating a special occasion or milestone birthday. Browse our collection today and discover the perfect gift for someone special.